Hockey: Year 8 Hockey players improving their skills

Year 8 hockey players have been improving their skills in recent weeks by attending training sessions on a Thursday afternoon and a Saturday morning. The sessions take place on the water-based hockey pitch at Shaws Bridge and have been taken by a number of staff members including Steven Redpath (coach of the school 1st XI), Mrs. Parks, Mr.Scott, Mr.Thompson and Mr.Waring.

The Year 8’s have also taken part in a series of matches in recent weeks. On Saturday 4th October Sullivan Upper were the visitors to Shaws Bridge whilst on Saturday 11th October Friends’ School, Lisburn provided the opposition.

Year 8 pupils at Shaws Bridge